Thursday, April 26, 2007
Support House Resolution 121
H.RES.121 : Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Government of Japan should formally acknowledge, apologize, and accept historical responsibility in a clear and unequivocal manner for its Imperial Armed Force's coercion of young women into sexual slavery, known to the world as "comfort women", during its colonial and wartime occupation of Asia and the Pacific Islands from the 1930s through the duration of World War II.
Sponsor: Rep Honda, Michael M. [CA-15] (introduced 1/31/2007) Cosponsors (90)
Committees: House Foreign Affairs
Latest Major Action: 4/17/2007 Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight.
SIGN THE PETITION TO SUPPORT THE RESOLUTION ABOVE GO TO http://www.gopetition.com/online/11466.html
WRITE YOUR CONGRESS PERSON AND ASK HIM OR HER TO SPONSOR THE RESOLUTION: GO TO www.house.gov.
YOUR VOICE MATTERS. LET THE WOMEN KNOW WHERE WE STAND.